It wouldn't be a surprise to see Murray limited even more in Week 17, with a playoff spot locked up. Randle was expected to see the larger share than Dunbar, but it was still good to see confirmation of that. Keep an eye on how the Cowboys plan to use Murray this week, because Randle could be a solid starting Fantasy option in Week 17 against Washington.
Randle lost his second fumble this year. Randle and Dunbar could get a substantial workload Week 17 at Washington if the Cowboys don't believe they can improve their playoff position.
One week after breaking a bone in his left hand,
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Cowboys are nervous about Murray's ability to pass-protect. Murray leads the NFL with 1,687 rushing yards. He'll be backed up by
Dallas is favored by 3 or 3.5 points at Vegas sportsbooks.
"It’s good," Murray told the paper. "I feel good."
Murray was asked if he'll play Sunday against the Colts, if the decision is left up to him. "I’m a very competitive person and I want to help this team out as much as I can," he told the paper. "I’ve had two good days and we’ll see how it goes."
Owner Jerry Jones said he was encouraged that Murray, the NFL's leading rusher, is "so aggressive in his thinking about playing."
Murray underwent surgery Monday to fix a broken bone in his hand. If he sits out,
He had surgery Monday to fix a broken bone in his hand. If Murray can't play Sunday against the Colts,
The Cowboys are 3-point favorites over the AFC South champs.
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